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RE: [css3-background]Positioning of box-shadow blurs?

From: Brian Manthos <brianman@microsoft.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Apr 2010 11:27:38 +0000
To: Brad Kemper <brad.kemper@gmail.com>
CC: Tab Atkins Jr. <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Alex Meiburg <timeroot.alex@gmail.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <FA122FEC823D524CB516E4E0374D9DCF014EA5A2@TK5EX14MBXC136.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
> It's in that last sentence you quoted below,
> "The exact algorithm is not specified."

> And actually, Tab is incorrect, at least in
> regard to Webkit, which centers the blur along the edge.

Ah.  So you and the spec are fine with blur spreading in any arbitrary direction as long as it has the designed radius?

For example, in one view of the world blurring in the Z direction is technically valid.  You could have some neat effects with elements above and below the shadow with such a blur.

- Brian
Received on Thursday, 29 April 2010 11:29:13 UTC

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